Current and Emerging Treatment Strategies in Multiple Myeloma: Managed Care Considerations for Improved Patient Outcomes
Yuqian Liu, PharmD
Senior Director, Speciality Clinical Solutions
Magellan Rx Management
Sagar Lonial, MD, FACP
Chair and Professor, Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Anne and Bernard Gray Family Chair in Cancer
Chief Medical Officer
Winship Cancer Institute
Emory University School of Medicine
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- Describe factors that influence treatment selection and therapeutic sequencing in MM
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- Implement personalized care strategies for the management of patients with MM that consider adverse events, treatment resistance, and alternative administration methods
- Apply evidence-based, guideline-directed, and cost-effective managed care strategies to reduce the burden of MM
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Sagar Lonial, MD, FACP: Advisory Board—Amgen, Takeda, Jansen, BMS, Celgene, Novartis, Genentech, AbbVie, Regeneron, Pfizer; trial support to the institution—Novartis, BMS, Celgene, Takeda, Janssen; board of directors with stock—TG Therapeutics
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Kyle R. Copeland, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Manager, Pharmacy
Parkwest Medical Center
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWCN, CWS (nurse planner)
Wound Clinic, Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California
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